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Recent Episodes of Football Daily

INTRODUCING Match of the Day: Top 10 – Worst Places To Go

INTRODUCING Match of the Day: Top 10 – Worst Places To Go

So where is the worst place to go as a professional footballer? Upton Park or The Den? Old Trafford or Anfield? Gary Lineker, Alan Shearer and Micah Richards share stories and argue the case for some of toughest places to visit in English football.

[This episode was originally released on 22/03/2021. Find the full Match of the Day: Top 10 boxsets, from series 1-11 via]

Episode 17 July 2024 55m and 20s

Gareth Southgate's legacy as England manager

Gareth Southgate's legacy as England manager

Maz Farookhi is joined by football correspondent John Murray, former England internationals Steph Houghton and Conor Coady, and BBC Sport’s Nizaar Kinsella to reflect on Gareth Southgate’s eight years as England manager. The team also hear Alan Shearer’s thoughts on Southgate’s time in charge, and look ahead to who might be in the running to replace him.

Timecodes: 00’56 – John Murray & Steph Houghton react to the news 07’22 – Conor Coady on his experience under Southgate, and the progression of England 15’52 – Alan Shearer’s reaction to Southgate’s resignation 23’03 – Nizaar Kinsella speaks about potential replacements 28’56 – John reminisces on the best moments o

Episode 17 July 2024 31m and 26s

Southgate Resigns: What Next for England?

Southgate Resigns: What Next for England?

On the day Gareth Southgate resigns as England manager, Aaron Paul is joined by our senior football reporter Ian Dennis, football journalist Henry Winter and the former England under-21 international Nigel Reo-Coker to discuss what next for England and who is in the running to succeed Southgate.

Topics: 00:54 - England's interim succession plan 01:44 - What type of manager are England looking for? 04:29 - Mauricio Pochettino 05:57 - "The biggest decision since 1966" 07:40 - Eddie Howe 09:27 - Steve Cooper 14:51 - How important is style of play? 18:41 - Expectations of the new manager 20:45 - Big personality or master tactician? 22:26 - Predictions...

Episode 16 July 2024 23m and 23s

What went wrong for England?

What went wrong for England?

Following England’s defeat to Spain in the final of EURO 2024, Steve Crossman, Nedum Onuoha, Leon Osman and The Athletic’s Adam Crafton reflect on what went wrong.

They share their initial thoughts on England’s performance at the tournament and discuss the future of manager Gareth Southgate.

Sports psychologist Michael Caulfield drops in to talk about how Gareth Southgate’s England side can respond to the disappointment, plus hear the England manager with correspondent John Murray.

Plus, hear from Harry Kane as the panel discuss the captain’s impact on the side.


Episode 15 July 2024 44m and 42s

England heartbreak as Spain seal Euro 2024 victory

England heartbreak as Spain seal Euro 2024 victory

Instant reaction from the full-time whistle in Berlin as Spain beat England & win Euro 2024.

It's another Euros and another disappointing ending for the Three Lions.

Former England internationals Matt Upson, Izzy Christiansen, and Chris Sutton join Mark, Ian Dennis, Guillem Balague and John Murray to reflect on Spain’s 2-1 victory over Gareth Southgate’s England.

Also hear from the England manager, Harry Kane and Ollie Watkins.

Timecodes: 00:45 On-the-whistle reaction 06:10 What went wrong for England? 20:25 Spain trophy lift 22:45 Harry Kane post-match 26:25 Comparing England with Spain 34:40 Gareth Southgate post-match 39:40 Final thoughts 41:35 Ollie Watk...

Episode 14 July 2024 44m and 37s

Can England beat Spain?

Can England beat Spain?

The 5 Live Sport team look ahead to the UEFA Euro 2024 final... Spain vs England. Hear from Gareth Southgate, Harry Kane, Dani Olmo, correspondent John Murray and senior reporter Ian Dennis. And catch Mark Chapman in conversation with Rob Green, Chris Sutton and The New York Times chief soccer correspondent Rory Smith.

05:45 Southgate INTERVIEW 10:40 Kane INTERVIEW 16:50 Rob Green goes into hiding 20:10 Chris & Rob make their predictions 22:30 Where will it be won and lost? 27:05 Do England stay in their 3-4-3? 28:25 Carvajal set to return? 29:55 Can England plan for Rodri? 33:35 Morata failing to hit the heights 34:40 Dani Olmo on...

Episode 13 July 2024 39m and 54s

Watkins, Walker & commentating on England

Watkins, Walker & commentating on England

Steve Crossman hears from Ollie Watkins & Kyle Walker ahead of Spain vs England in the final of UEFA Euro 2024. He’s joined by senior reporter Ian Dennis. Also hear what it’s like to commentate on a major football final, with 5 Live correspondent John Murray and TV commentator Guy Mowbray.

01:25 Denno preparing for the final 03:20 ‘Frightening’ Yamal 05:00 Kyle Walker INTERVIEW 14:40 England’s happy memories of Berlin 15:45 England team doing it for Southgate 17:20 Ollie Watkins speaks to the media 19:40 Special moments under Southgate 21:00 Watkins vs Crossman at darts 24:05 What’s it like to commentate on England?

Episode 12 July 2024 39m and 4s

Southgate goes large, Watkins’ winner & magic Mainoo

Southgate goes large, Watkins’ winner & magic Mainoo

Steve Crossman has day-after reflections of England’s semi-final win at UEFA Euro 2024. He’s joined by Theo Walcott, Matt Upson and Chris Sutton. Also hear from Gareth Southgate, Kobbie Mainoo and the match-winner Ollie Watkins.

01:45 Reflections on an emotional night 05:55 Gareth Southgate’s big celebration 07:55 Southgate: “We’ve got a good bench” 12:50 Substitutes make their mark 20:50 Ollie Watkins: “I’m the happiest man ever” 29:05 Kobbie Mainoo: “Time to put ourselves into history”

Episode 11 July 2024 36m and 15s

Watkins' winner sends Southgate’s England into final

Watkins' winner sends Southgate’s England into final

Mark Chapman presents reaction to England’s semi-final at EURO 2024.

A last-minute winner from substitute Ollie Watkins sends England through after beating The Netherlands 2-1, setting up a clash with Spain in the final.

Former England internationals Alan Shearer, Izzy Christiansen, and Matt Upson join Mark and John Murray to reflect on an incredible night for Gareth Southgate’s side.

Hear from Kobbie Mainoo, Jude Bellingham, Harry Kane and Gareth Southgate.

Timecodes: 01:00 On-the-whistle reaction 04:15 Ollie Watkins’ winner 08:50 Overall performance 13:50 Dutch heartbreak 16:00 Confidence in the squad 22:00 Kobbie Mainoo post-match 23:50 Mainoo’s performance 25:45 Jude Bel...

Episode 10 July 2024 39m and 48s

Yamal rocket fires Spain into final

Yamal rocket fires Spain into final

Mark Chapman presents reaction to the first semi-final at EURO 2024.

Spain are through to the final after beating France 2-1. Euro Leagues regulars Julien Laurens and Guillem Balague join Ian Dennis, Chris Sutton and Mark to dissect an incredible night for Luis de la Fuente's side.

England play their semi-final against the Netherlands on Wednesday night; John Murray speaks to Harry Kane and Gareth Southgate ahead of the tie.

Chief Football Correspondent at The Telegraph Jason Burt and Dutch football journalist Marcel van der Kraan also join John to preview England’s fourth me...

Episode 9 July 2024 37m and 35s

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